[LAU] Linux radio / streaming tips?

Joe Hartley jh at brainiac.com
Mon Jan 28 17:08:10 UTC 2013

On Mon, 28 Jan 2013 17:01:01 +0000
Dan MacDonald <allcoms at gmail.com> wrote:

> Thanks for the suggestions so far!
> Has anyone on the list tried more than one of Airtime, IDJC and Rivendell
> (plus any of the other solutions) enough to make a good comparison?
> I can't see any mention of JACK support on the Airtime site and we may need
> this to get Skype working but the other two do claim JACK support. I get
> the impression Airtime has the most features otherwise but I expect they'll
> gladly trade stability and ease of use/ maintenance over a flashy set of
> features.

I know that Airtime uses Liquidsoap to provide the stream to icecast
or whatever that part of their chain is; I also know that Liquidsoap
supports jack quite nicely so you should have no problem.

       Joe Hartley - UNIX/network Consultant - jh at brainiac.com
 Without deviation from the norm, "progress" is not possible. - FZappa

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